November 8-9, 2017Minneapolis Convention Center Minneapolis, MN


Two Days. Four Tracks. One Unmatched Experience.

Back with an even bigger program, Embedded System Conference (ESC) Minneapolis delivers two days of expert-led education you can't find anywhere else in the Midwest. It's your chance to get up to speed with the strategies and techniques that turn concepts into competitive products. With industry-leading speakers and a range of engaging formats, this unmatched program gives electrical engineers the deep-dive, technical education that will advance expertise and inspire breakthroughs.

Learn the latest in low-power design, systems architecture, debug and test, security, sensors, and rapid prototyping that can help engineer more efficient products. View schedule »

A must for all embedded systems developers, this track drills down into the new thinking behind device drivers, open-source software, code reliability, languages, and much more. View schedule »

Learn how networks are growing, integrating, and improving the way we build and experience the world. Topics include architecture, firmware, security, and application software. View schedule »

The future is now. VR, augmented reality, embedded speech, and AI are reshaping the tech landscape. Learn how these innovations, and more, will impact your work. View schedule »

Early-Bird Discounts Now Available — Save $300 When You Register Today!

Session Formats


Two- and 4-hour sessions that explore technical topics requiring deeper and broader discussion. Tutorials may include development boards and hands-on training.

Technical Sessions

45-minute how-tos that reveal tips, tricks, and proven techniques for reducing development time, cutting costs, and improving performance across a range of products.


45-minute examinations of the design and development behind noteworthy embedded systems applications, including compromises and mistakes.


In-depth, moderated conversations with a variety of embedded systems experts, giving you rich insights through a range of diverse perspectives.

NEW — Receive IEEE Certification During ESC 2017!

Accrue IEEE professional development hours (PDHs) and continuing education units (CEUs) while attending all ESC Conference sessions. These valuable credits are recognized across the country and can help engineers boost their resume, keep their engineering license, and meet training requirements.

Bonus! Access Hours of Networking & Expo Events

The insights don't stop at the conference room. Your pass also gives you full access to the expo, including ESC Engineering Theater presentations, peer-to-peer and attendee-exhibitor networking events, and sponsored sessions showcasing products and services from leading companies — as well access to leading suppliers, prize giveaways, and more.

Conference Hours

Wednesday, November 8
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Thursday, November 9
8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

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